Thursday, 31 March 2011

Zing closes on Virgin Media just FIVE months after launching in all areas.

BizAsia says ''Insiders have said Virgin Media was not keen on Zing being sold as part of it's Asian Mela bouquet when it is available free-to-air on rival, Sky Digital. The same applies to B4U Music.
ZEE Network and Virgin Media refused to comment on the rumours saying that the decision was "a mutual agreement between both parties".

ZEE Network further added that the removal was "temporary" and it may re-launch on Virgin once mutually beneficial terms have been agreed.''

Tuesday, 29 March 2011

Two channels to launch on Friday.

India's popular Hindi entertainment channel, Colors is launching on Virgin Media this Friday (1st April), BizAsia.co.uk can exclusively reveal.

Virgin Media are also relaunching Sunrise Radio on Friday as well*.

*Sunrise Radio has been in Ex-Telewest areas before.

No news on channel numbers was given out by BizAsia.

Sunday, 27 March 2011

Virgin Media to add Colors and Sunrise Radio soon?

Digital Spy Forum poster ''Technix'' is reporting that Virgin Media are soon to add ''Colors is being added in the next few weeks and also Sunrise Radio.''

Monday, 14 March 2011

Guardian: BBC U-turn over Asian Network closure.

The BBC has reversed its decision to close the Asian Network digital radio station – but will look to cut its budget in half.

EXCLUSIVE: Sky Sports Red button update.

My insider has told me that Virgin Media hope to launch Sky Sports Red Button on Virgin TV between the 18th-24th of April.

Wednesday, 2 March 2011

BBC: BBC confirm BBC Radio 7 to be rebranded next month (UPDATED).

The BBC is to rebrand BBC Radio 7 as BBC Radio 4 Extra in April 2nd.

You can find BBC Radio 7 on Virgin Channel 910.

THIS POST WAS UPDATED ON MARCH 7TH AT 2.30PM.